Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V., hereinafter “Vitro” or the “Company”, a leading glass producer in North America, announces that after a distinguished career in the industry, Richard Beuke has taken the decision to retire effective March 31st , 2019. Vitro recognizes his leadership and achievements accomplished during the 42 years of his career.
Aligned to this, Ricardo Maiz has accepted the position of President of Vitro Architectural Glass starting January 1st, 2019. By this date, all direct reports of Richard Beuke will report to Ricardo Maiz.
Ricardo Maiz, holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the ITESM and has an MBA from Wharton School of Business. With 18 years of experience in the glass industry, Ricardo has held different executive positions at Vitro in areas such as Strategic Planning, Finance, and Business Development.
To ensure a smooth and effective transition, Richard will support Ricardo through March in his new role.